New AZ-104 Microsoft Azure Administrator as of February 2020, March 2020, April 2020 and beyond is here for your modern Azure training.
Note : As of February 24, 2020, this course will be continuously updated, as this will serve as the NEW VERSION of course AZ-103.
About this Course
This 4-day course teaches IT Professionals how to manage their Azure
subscriptions, create and scale virtual machines, implement storage
solutions, configure virtual networking, back up and share data, connect
Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement Azure Active
Directory, secure identities, and monitor your solution.
This course is for Azure Administrators. Azure Administrators manage the
cloud services that span storage, networking, and compute cloud
capabilities, with a deep understanding of each service across the full IT
lifecycle. They take end-user requests for new cloud applications and make
recommendations on services to use for optimal performance and scale, as
well as provision, size, monitor and adjust as appropriate. This role
requires communicating and coordinating with vendors. Azure Administrators
use the Azure Portal and as they become more proficient they use PowerShell
and the Command Line Interface.
Understanding of on-premises virtualization technologies, including:
VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks.
Understanding of network configuration, including TCP/IP, Domain Name
System (DNS), virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and
Understanding of Active Directory concepts, including domains, forests,
domain controllers, replication, Kerberos protocol, and Lightweight
Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).
Understanding of resilience and disaster recovery, including backup and
Module 1: Azure Administration
In this module, you’ll learn about to tooling Azure Administrator uses to
manage their infrastructure. This includes the Azure Portal, Cloud Shell,
Azure PowerShell, CLI, Resource Manager, and Resource Manager Templates.
The demonstrations in this module will ensure you are successful in the
- Azure Portal and Cloud Shell
- Azure PowerShell and CLI
- Resource Manager
- ARM Templates
Module 2: Azure Virtual Machines
In this module, you’ll learn about Azure virtual machines including
planning, creating, availability and extensions.
- Virtual Machine Planning
- Creating Virtual Machines
- Virtual Machine Availability
- Virtual Machine Extensions
Lab : Deploy and Manage Virtual Machines
Lab : Virtual Machines and Scale Sets
Module 3: Azure Storage
In this module, you’ll learn about basic storage features including storage
accounts, blob storage, Azure files, and storage security.
- Storage Accounts
- Azure Blobs
- Azure Files
- Storage Security
Lab : Implement and Manage Storage
Module 4: Virtual Networking
In this module, you’ll learn about basic virtual networking concepts like
virtual networks, IP addressing, Azure DNS, and network security groups.
- Virtual Networks
- IP Addressing and Endpoints
- Azure DNS
- Network Security Groups
Lab : Configure Azure DNS
Module 5: Intersite Connectivity
In this module, you’ll learn about intersite connectivity features
including VNet Peering, VNet-to-VNet connections, Site-to-Site Connections,
- VNet Peering
- VNet-to-VNet Connections
- ExpressRoute Connections
Lab : VNet Peering and Service Chaining
Module 6: Monitoring
In this module, you’ll learn about monitoring your Azure infrastructure
including Azure Monitor, alerting, log analytics, and Network Watcher.
- Azure Monitor
- Azure Alerts
- Log Analytics
- Network Watcher
Lab : Network Watcher
Module 7: Data Protection
In this module, you’ll learn about data replication strategies, backing up
files and folders, and virtual machine backups.
- Data Replication
- File and Folder Backups
- Virtual Machine Backups
Lab : Azure Site Recovery Between Regions
Module 8: Network Traffic Management
In this module, you’ll learn about network traffic strategies including
service endpoints, network routing, Azure Load Balancer, and Azure Traffic
- Network Routing
- Azure Load Balancer
- Azure Traffic Manager
Lab : Load Balancer and Traffic Manager
Module 9: Azure Active Directory
In this module, you’ll learn about Azure Active Directory (AD) including
Azure AD Connect and Azure AD Join.
- Azure Active Directory
- Azure AD Connect
- Azure AD Join
Lab : Implement Directory Synchronization
Module 10: Securing Identities
In this module, you’ll learn how to secure identities including
Multi-Factor Authentication, Azure AD Identity Protection, and Self-Service
- Multi-Factor Authentication
- Azure AD Identity Protection
- Self-Service Password Reset
Lab : Azure AD Identity Protection
Lab : Self-Service Password Reset
Module 11: Governance and Compliance
In this module, you’ll learn about managing your subscriptions and accounts
including role-based access control, users and groups, and Azure policy.
- Subscriptions and Accounts
- Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
- Users and Groups
- Azure Policy
Lab : Role-Based Access Control
Lab : Governance and Compliance
Module 12: Data Services
In this module, you’ll learn how to effectively share data using Import and
Export service, Data Box, Content Delivery Network, and File Sync.
- Content Delivery Network
- File Sync
- Import and Export Service
- Data Box